Up to date: November 5, 2020 7:18:19 pm
Actor Poonam Pandey was detained by Goa Police on Thursday for allegedly trespassing right into a authorities property and taking pictures an obscene video within the coastal state.
Two policeman have been additionally suspended after a number of residents of Canacona city in South Goa district alleged misuse of presidency equipment for the taking pictures.
Pandey, who was staying at a five-star lodge at Sinquerim in North Goa, was detained by a Calangute police staff within the afternoon and later handed over to the Canacona police, an official stated.
The actor was “detained for questioning”, Superintendent of Police (South) Pankaj Kumar Singh informed PTI.
A case was registered against Pandey on Wednesday for obscenity through the shoot on the Chapoli dam in Canacona city following a criticism by the state water sources division, which manages the dam.
On Thursday, a number of residents of Canacona known as for a shutdown within the city whereas demanding motion in opposition to police officers who allegedly supplied safety to the actor and the crew members for the shoot.
The SP later stated police inspector Tukaram Chavan and a constable have been positioned beneath suspension, pending inquiry by the state Residence division.
Requested why the 2 policemen have been suspended, he stated particulars can be revealed solely after the inquiry.
The state water sources division on Tuesday filed a police criticism accusing “unknown individuals” of trespassing in its property, taking pictures and circulating an obscene video.
The Canacona police on Wednesday registered a case in opposition to Pandey for obscene gestures, trespassing on the federal government property, and for taking pictures and distributing an indecent video, an official earlier stated.
Former Goa minister and BJP chief Ramesh Tawadkar stated the police supplied safety for the taking pictures.
He stated locals withdrew their name for shutdown in Canacona after Chief Minister Pramod Sawant assured that the policemen involved can be suspended.
The police later ordered suspension of an inspector and a constable, he stated.
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